NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One night after it took Portland three overtimes to get a win, the Trail Blazers needed only three quarters to get past the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Antoine Bethea had a 49-yard interception return for his first career touchdown on Philip Rivers’ second pick of the game, and the San Francisco 49ers led the San Diego Chargers 28-7 at halftime Saturday night.
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles have proved themselves to be a mirage, a team that got away with its faults until it couldn’t any longer. Leaders in the NFC East as recently as a week ago, they’re now just about done in the playoff race, and they’re in no position to argue that they deserve any better.
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — Dortmund won the $500,000 Los Alamitos Futurity by a head in a photo finish Saturday, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert his record seventh victory in the Grade 1 race at Los Alamitos.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have reached a one-year contract extension with goalie Cam Talbot, keeping Henrik Lundqvist’s backup away from unrestricted free agency.